Ethiopia planted more than 353 million trees in 12 hours on Monday, which specialists acknowledge is a world record.
The explosion of tree planting was a bit of an increasingly broad reforestation fight named "Green Legacy," started by the country's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. An immense number of Ethiopians the country over were free to take an interest in the test and inside the underlying six hours, Ahmed tweeted that around 150 million trees had been planted.
"We're almost the whole way to our target," he said and encouraged Ethiopians to "develop the power in the remainder of the hours." After the 12-hour time period completed, the Prime Minister took to Twitter again to report that Ethiopia met its "total #GreenLegacy objective," anyway outperformed it.
A total of 353,633,660 tree seedlings had been planted, the country's clergyman for advancement and development, Getahun Mekuria, tweeted.